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Corlett Name Meaning

Manx: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thorliot, a patronymic from a personal name of Old Norse origin, composed of the divine name Þórr + ljótr ‘bright’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Curlett, Cobbett, Coslett, Corbett, Dorsett, Catlett, Noblett

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Corlett Family Origin

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Corlett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • At School

    14%
  • Clerk Reg Office

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Corlett occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Corlett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corlett family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, At School and Clerk Reg Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corlett.

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Corlett Historical Records

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Corlett Life Expectancy

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